(02 April 1977)

IPC, 1977 Series
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Price:
0.08 GBP
Pages:
32
Indicia frequency:
every Monday
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
IPC Magazines Ltd.
Editing:
Pat Mills [as Tharg the Mighty]
Color:
Color cover; Mostly black and white interior
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia says "published every Monday." Cover says "in orbit every Saturday."


Don't Live in the Past - Read... 2000 AD (Table of Contents)

M.A.C.H. 1 / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Dorey
Inks:
Mike Dorey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
M.A.C.H. 1

[Wembley] (Table of Contents)

Invasion / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gerry Finley-Day
Pencils:
Ian Kennedy
Inks:
Ian Kennedy
Letters:
Bill Nuttall

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Bill Savage; Simon Creepton; Peter Silk
Synopsis:
Savage and his gang strike back at the execution of innocent victims by staging a firing squad of their own.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

[Flesh Book 1 Part 6] (Table of Contents)

Flesh / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Kelvin Gosnell
Pencils:
Ramon Sola
Inks:
Ramon Sola
Letters:
Jack Potter

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
"Claw" Carver; Earl Reagan; Joe Brontowski; Old One Eye
Synopsis:
As the town burns, Carver, One Eye, and Reagan have a final showdown.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

[Harlem Heroes Part 6] (Table of Contents)

Harlem Heroes / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Tully
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Letters:
Dave Gibbons

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Artie Neilson; Giant; Slim; Chico Travis; Hairy; Zack Harper; Conrad King; Louis Mayer; Boris Woroslov
Synopsis:
The Harlem Heroes travel to Russia for their match against the Siberian Wolves who, per the American commenter, "all look the same to me, folks, so I'll have to go by numbers... I'll call them all Boris!"
Reprints:

[Dan Dare Part 6] (Table of Contents)

Dan Dare / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Kelvin Gosnell
Pencils:
Massimo Belardinelli
Inks:
Massimo Belardinelli
Colors:
? (pages 1 and 2 only)
Letters:
Jack Potter

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dan Dare; Dr. Ziggy Rodann; Commander Monday
Synopsis:
The history of the Biogs and Shepherds is told, though Dan and Monday balk at the idea of becoming Biog fuel.

Nerve Centre (Table of Contents)

letters page / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
? [as Tharg the Mighty]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Tharg visits Earth and is spotted by a young Earthlet classified as female.

[Postage Stamp Advertisements] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.2 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Two ads for stamp collectors: The Bridgnorth Stamp Co. Ltd. and Philatelic Service.

[Himmler's Gold] (Table of Contents)

M.A.C.H. 1 / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Pat Mills
Pencils:
Mike Dorey
Inks:
Mike Dorey
Letters:
Jack Potter

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
John Probe; Karl; Colonel Kreuzer
Synopsis:
M.A.C.H. 1, who always eats his "sunshine breakfast", stops Colonel Kreuzer's Nazi plan to retrieve sunken gold.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

[Frankenstein II] (Table of Contents)

Judge Dredd / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Malcolm Shaw
Pencils:
Mike McMahon
Inks:
Mike McMahon
Letters:
Tony Jacob

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Judge Dredd; Frankenstein 2
Synopsis:
Judge Dredd busts up an illegal Transplant Surgery operation.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website; the in-story character, however, is named "Frankenstein 2".

[Harlem Heroes] (Table of Contents)

Harlem Heroes / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Kevin O'Neill
Inks:
Kevin O'Neill
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Giant
Synopsis:
The Harlem Heroes Super Liner Cutaway Futuregraph.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Don't Live in the Past - Read... 2000 AD
    M.A.C.H. 1
  2. 1. [Wembley]
    Invasion
  3. 2. [Flesh Book 1 Part 6]
    Flesh
  4. 3. [Harlem Heroes Part 6]
    Harlem Heroes
  5. 4. [Dan Dare Part 6]
    Dan Dare
  6. 5. Nerve Centre
  7. 6. [Postage Stamp Advertisements]
  8. 7. [Himmler's Gold]
    M.A.C.H. 1
  9. 8. [Frankenstein II]
    Judge Dredd
  10. 9. [Harlem Heroes]
    Harlem Heroes
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